Should non-security 2.7 bugs be fixed?
breamoreboy at yahoo.co.uk
Sun Jul 19 18:38:37 CEST 2015
On 19/07/2015 17:10, Cecil Westerhof wrote:
> On Sunday 19 Jul 2015 15:42 CEST, Mark Lawrence wrote:
>> On 19/07/2015 03:13, Terry Reedy wrote:
>>> On 7/18/2015 7:50 PM, Devin Jeanpierre wrote:
>>>> to 2.7, surely bug fixes are also allowed?
>>> Of course, allowed. But should they be made, and if so, by who?
>> The people who want the fixes.
> Babies want clean diapers. So babies have to change diapers
That has to be the worst analogy I've ever read. We are discussing
backporting working patches, *NOT* having to go through the whole
shooting match from scratch.
My fellow Pythonistas, ask not what our language can do for you, ask
what you can do for our language.
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